The Big Book of Job-Hunting Hacks (Paperback)

How to Build a Resume, Conquer the Interview, and Land Your Dream Job

By Editors of the American Library Association, Brenda Bernstein, John Henry Weiss

Skyhorse, 9781510763487, 408pp.

Publication Date: July 21, 2020

List Price: 16.99*
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Description

A helpful compendium of tips and tricks to land the perfect job!

In The Big Book of Job-Hunting Hacks, experienced job-hunting professionals offer detailed advice on every step of the job-hunting process. From how to navigate the interview process, to how to create the perfect resume, this book will help you stand out from your competitors. With a new introduction by John Henry Weiss, president of a recruitment firm, that contextualizes the current economic state as a result of COVID-19, this book offers hundreds of practical tips for those laid-off, fired, or new to enter the workplace. Some of the information that this book will explain:
  • Which questions you should be asking yourself while researching the market
  • How to craft an effective cover letter
  • The importance of a simple resume format
  • How to negotiate a job offer
  • How to build your own business
  • And so much more!

Whether you're entry-level or nearing the peak of your career, The Big Book of Job-Hunting Hacks is the book for you!


About the Author

Brenda Bernstein is the founder and senior editor at The Essay Expert LLC, and is an in-demand speaker, trainer, and consultant. She holds the titles of Certified Executive Resume master and Certified Master Resume Writer certifications from Career Directors International. Her self-published LinkedIn book has commanded the top ranking in Amazon’ s business writing skills e-book category since July 2012. This is the first trade edition of her book on executive resumes. She has over 15 years’ of successful written communications experience, from executive resume development to business copy editing to essay consulting. She lives in Madison, Wisconsin.

John Henry Weiss is the owner and president of Weiss & Associates, an executive recruiting firm that conducts searches for companies in the education and communication industries. He is the author of two other books dealing with the workplace: Operation Job Search: A Guide for Military Veterans Transitioning to Civilian Careers and Welcome to the Real World: A Complete Guide to Job Hunting for the Recent College Grad. Weiss lives in Stockton, New Jersey.